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Professor Michael Mair PhD

Professor of Sociology Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology


Selected Publications

  1. Thinking Like a Machine (Journal article - 2023)
  2. ‘Digital necromancy’: why bringing people back from the dead with AI is just an extension of our grieving practices (Media - 2023)
  3. The Academic Emulator (Internet publication - 2023)
  4. The Problem of the State (Book - 2021)
  5. Investigative Methods: An NCRM Innovation Collection (Book - 2022)
  6. Doing things with description: practices, politics, and the art of attentiveness (Journal article - 2021)
  7. Just what are we doing when we're describing AI? Harvey Sacks, the commentator machine, and the descriptive politics of the new artificial intelligence (Journal article - 2021)